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  • Breaking for Gold In Essen

    In just under 12 months, 12 b-boys and 12-b-girls will be "BREAKING for GOLD" at the YOG. A historic first! On Sunday 22 October, some 150 breakers from Europe and Africa will try to remain in the battle for one of the YOG places.

    19/10/2017 read more ...
  • Essen, GER, On 22 October 

    The second of the three WDSF Continental Qualifiers for BAYOG is coming up. Around 150 b-boys/girls from Africa and Europe will travel to Essen to take a shot at qualifying for the breaking events at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.

    18/10/2017 read more ...
  • World Boogie Woogie Formation

    Eight Boogie Woogie formations contested the world title in Marseille, FRA. The six which made it to the final tell their stories with impressive routines, great music and colourful attires. Watch them in the 30-minute highlight.

    18/10/2017 read more ...
  • Storytelling

    In Marseille, FRA, the WDSF Communications team experimented with a new format for its coverage on DanceSport: the storytelling clip! Here is one of them: Edlund siblings from Sweden explain the passion for Boogie and Bug.

    17/10/2017 read more ...
  • Get It From Today!

    If you are up for renewal of your Athlete's ID Card, you will be among the first to get the smartphone-based e-Card from today. Eventually, each and every one of the nearly 50,000 dancers in the WDSF competition system will get it.

    02/10/2017 read more ...
  • Digitally You

    B-Boy Kicks from Greece is one of the very first dancers who is issued the new WDSF e-Card. It takes the place of the plastic Athlete's ID Card from October 2017, serving the exact same purposes - but digitally through a smartphone. 

    29/09/2017 read more ...
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2017 Ashgabat 27/09/2017

2017 Ashgabat © Nurkiewicz/Laurel With every single dance contested as a separate medal event and with Salsa thrown in for good measure, gold, silver and bronze were under inflationary pressure at the 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat, TUR, on 25 and 26 September.

In trhe final tally of the medals, China prevailed again with five gold over Korea with three plus Japan, Kyrgyzstan and Vietnam with one each.

Check out the results!

Al Jazeera News did a piece on DanceSport at the 2017 AIMAG. While not fully accurate in its commentaries on where DanceSport stands with regards to the Olympics, it's positive in many respects.

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